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2021 Year in Review

Vale Tony Makin

Structural Reform, Productivity and Monetary Policy

What happened to the mortgage lending channel?

The RBA’s Thesaurus of Inaction


Easing on the cheap just got a lot more expensive

The yield curve control trap is sprung

Prediction markets and ‘sophisticated investors’

Financial Repression: Coming to a Home Loan Near You

Why Bill Evans is Wrong on the Inflation Target and a Review of Monetary Policy

Who Broke the Inflation Process?

Market Monetarism 10 Years On

What is Three Months of Forward Guidance Worth?

Australian stocks for the long-run

The case against a government-run default super fund

Cheems Mindset at Martin Place

So I guess I’m a neoliberal after all

RBA MIA, Again

The Widening Lowe Gap

The RBA’s buyer’s remorse on tapering

Immigration does not lower wages

Governor Lowe Takes Ownership of Inflation and Wages

Post-Pandemic Debt Stability Dynamics Are Probably Better than You Think

Fed tightening killed my bond shorts

Phil Lowe’s ‘dangerous path’ revisited

The housing market ‘hodl’

Foreigners are stealing our savings!

The ‘Super Cycle’ and Julian Simon

Malcolm Edey’s General Taboo

The Very Timely Death of the Politics of ‘Debt and Deficit’

Treasury Revisits the NAIRU

The Lowe Gap Revisited

Bad Super Policy is Super Bad Politics

ASIC Drives a Stake into Already Dead Prediction Markets

When the Media Penny Drops

When You FOI the Spice Girls and Get Me Instead

Mind the Lowe Gap

Big Super’s Dreary Plan for Soviet Growth

The Weakest Link: Wages and Inflation

Updating Australia’s Business Cycle Reference Dates

The Bond Market Versus Yield Curve Control

The Theory and Practice of Oligarchical Collectivism

‘A Surprise Lightning Rod’

Re-Opening Fortress Australia

Australian Inflation Targeting’s Lost Decade

Reforming Australian Monetary Policy

The Great Widowmaker Trade Wants Your 2021 P&L

Should the RBA Fund Think Tanks?

Let’s Talk About Negative Rates

Rate Cuts and Sentiment Revisited